Professional Opportunity: Physical Education Teacher (Middle School and High School)
This is a full-time ten-month position beginning August 12, 2019.
We are seeking a full-time Physical Education teacher to deepen students’ understanding and appreciation for a healthy life-style. The teacher will facilitate the growth of students in a student-centered, developmentally appropriate environment. The Physical Education teacher is an essential member of the curriculum development team and has the autonomy to develop unique classes based on their interest as a teacher. While developing and maintaining positive relationships with students, parents, and faculty members, the Physical Education teacher will recognize and coach the social-emotional needs of each student. While also serving as a member in the Athletics department, it is expected that all full-time physical education department members will coach three seasons or coach two seasons and serve as a program lead coach in a minimum of one season.
Willingness to engage in a community-based, progressive independent school experience
Excellent interpersonal skills
Passion for supporting students
Must be willing to work flexible hours
Teaching experience at the Middle- and/or High School level
Minimum educational requirements:
Bachelor's degree required (Masters preferred)
Additional Salary Information: Compensation:
St. Mary's offers a competitive salary depending on experience and qualifications. In addition, St. Mary's offers fully-paid employee health and dental plans, paid vacation, and disability and life insurance. In addition, St. Mary's offers child tuition remission and contributes to a 403(b) plan.
About St. Mary's School
St. Mary's School is a dynamic, student-centered, independent college preparatory school located in the beautiful Rogue Valley of southern Oregon. St. Mary's School is the third oldest school in Oregon and has rich history of excellence. It's known for its family-like atmosphere, close-knit faculty, community service program, academic excellence and educational innovation. Our student body is composed of students from around the world. We are very proud of our school and its rich legacy of academic and community service excellence.